Category Archives: Traffic

Spencer Drive Detour

When:  Beginning Thursday, April 29, 2010 Affected Area:  Spencer Dr. from Okeechobee Blvd. to Palm Beach Lakes Blvd. Due to ongoing improvements on Spencer Drive, motorists should be aware of the following: Spencer Drive will undergo a complete closure between Vandiver Drive and South Sequoia Drive beginning the evening of Thursday, April 29, 2010.  The […]

Sunfest 2010 Information

When:  Beginning Wednesday, April 21, 2010 Affected Area:  Flagler Drive in downtown WPB Residents and visitors should be aware of the following information related to Sunfest 2010: Northbound Flagler Drive will be closed to traffic from Lakeview Avenue to Banyan Boulevard beginning Wednesday, April 21, 2010. Flagler Drive will be closed to traffic in both […]

Monroe Drive Improvements

When:  Beginning Monday, April 5, 2010 Affected Area:  Monroe Drive and Georgia Avenue (04/02/10)  Motorists should be aware that due to improvements and upgrades taking place on Monroe Drive, the intersection of Monroe Drive and Georgia Avenue will be closed to through traffic beginning Monday, April 5, 2010.  The intersection is expected to reopen no […]

Palm Beach International Boat Show Information

What: Palm Beach Int’l. Boat Show Information When: Beginning Friday, March 12, 2010 Affected Area: Flagler Drive in Downtown WPB West Palm Beach residents and visitors should be aware of the following information regarding the Palm Beach International Boat Show: Beginning Friday, March 12, 2010, Flagler Drive northbound will be closed from Lakeview Avenue to […]

S. Dixie Highway Temporary Closure

What: Evening on Antique Row: Dixie Highway Road Closing When: Saturday, March 6, 2010, from noon to midnight Affected Area: S. Dixie Highway from Southern Blvd. to Greenwood Dr. (03/04/10) Motorists should be aware that due to the Evening on Antique Row, South Dixie Highway will be closed to vehicular traffic from Southern Boulevard to […]

Spencer Drive Improvement Project

When: Beginning Monday, March 8, 2010 Affected Area: Spencer Dr. from Okeechobee Blvd. to Palm Beach Lakes Blvd. (Tuesday, March 2, 2010) The City of West Palm Beach will be starting an improvement project along Spencer Drive on Monday, March 8, 2010. The project will affect Spencer Drive between Okeechobee Boulevard and Palm Beach Lakes […]

Spencer Drive Road Construction

Please be aware that the Spencer Drive project will begin on March 8, 2010.  During the first two weeks, there will be minor construction work performed using flagmen.  Near the end of March, Spencer Drive will be one lane for each direction of travel, with the eastern half of the roadway closed for construction.  The […]

Drainage Improvements Continue

When: Beginning Monday, August 10, 2009 Affected Area: Forest Hill Blvd. at Martin Avenue (08/07/09) As a result of a City of West Palm Beach drainage improvement project, Forest Hill Boulevard will be closed to traffic at Martin Avenue period of approximately 6 (six) days beginning Monday, August 10, 2009. The road is expected to […]

Parker Ave. south of Forest Hill Blvd.: Road Work

What:  Parker Avenue Road Work When:  Beginning Tuesday, July 21, 2009 Affected Area:  Parker Avenue South of Forest Hill Boulevard (07/20/09)  Motorists should be aware that due to road work, Parker Avenue will be closed to traffic between Forest Hill Boulevard and Maddock Street beginning Tuesday, July 21, 2009, for a period of approximately twenty […]

S. Dixie Highway Construction Project

When: Beginning Monday, July 20, 2009 Affected Area: S. Dixie Hwy. at E. Lakewood Road (07/16/09) As a result of an ongoing City of West Palm Beach project along E. Lakewood Road, South Dixie Highway will be closed to traffic at E. Lakewood Road for a period of approximately 30 (thirty) days beginning Monday, July […]

Portion of Flagler Drive closed for Stormwater work

When:  Beginning Tuesday, June 30, 2009, at 6:00 a.m. Affected Area:  Flagler Drive between Banyan Blvd. and Fern Street Due to necessary stormwater improvements, Flagler Drive will be closed between Banyan Boulevard and Fern Street beginning Tuesday, June 30, 2009, at 6:00 a.m.  The road is expected to reopen by September 30, 2009. All residents, […]

Road Paving near CityCenter

When:  Beginning Tuesday, March 10, 2009 Affected Area:  Roads Bordering CityCenter, downtown WPB (03/09/09)  Motorists should be aware of the following road closures in downtown West Palm Beach due to road paving work adjacent to the CityCenter project: On Tuesday, March 10, 2009, Dixie Highway will be closed between Banyan Boulevard and Clematis Street from […]

I-95 Interchange Work

When:  Beginning Sunday, March 8, 2009 at 9:00 p.m. Affected Area:  I-95 northbound entrance ramp from Southern Blvd. (03/03/09)  Motorists should be aware that the I-95 northbound entrance ramp from Southern Boulevard will be closed for reconstruction work beginning Sunday, March 8, 2009 at 9:00 p.m.  The full closure of this ramp is expected to […]

Temporary Road Closures for Funeral Procession

When:  Friday, February 13, 2009 Affected Area:  See below (02/12/09)  Motorists should be aware that traffic delays will be possible during the funeral procession for former West Palm Beach Police Chief William Barnes on Friday, February 13, 2009. The procession will leave Quattlebaum Funeral Services at 1201 Olive Avenue at approximately noon.  The procession will […]

I-95/Okeechobee Blvd. Advisory

What:  Road work on I-95/Okeechobee Blvd. Interchange When:  Beginning Monday, February 16, 2009 at 5:00 a.m. Affected Area:  Ramp from eastbound Okeechobee Blvd. to I-95 north. (02/12/09)  Motorists should be aware that the eastbound Okeechobee Boulevard to I-95 northbound ramp will be closed for a period of approximately one month beginning Monday, February 16, 2009 […]

Race for the Cure Road Closings

What:  Race for the Cure Road Closings When:  Saturday, January 31, 2009 Affected Area:  Flagler Drive, downtown WPB Due to the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure, Flagler Drive will be closed to traffic from Lakeview Avenue to 25th Street on Saturday, January 31st, 2009 between 6:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. Motorists should also […]

Downtown WPB Weekend Road Closures

When:  Beginning Friday, January 23, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. Affected Area:  Flagler Drive and some adjacent roads, downtown WPB (01/21/09)  Motorists should be aware that several downtown WPB roads will be closed to traffic this weekend due to three events:  Kaleidoscope 2009, Supercar Weekend and the Dr. Feelgood’s One Year Anniversary party. For Supercar Weekend, […]

Road Resurfacing Project

When:  Beginning Monday, December 15, 2008 Affected Area:  4th Street between N. Flagler Drive and N. Quadrille Blvd. (12-12-08)  Motorists should be aware that the City of West Palm Beach will be doing road work on 4th Street between N. Quadrille Boulevard and N. Flagler Drive beginning the afternoon of Monday, December 15, 2008.  The […]

Route Information for Holiday Lighting and Mayor’s Parade

When:  Thursday, December 11, 2008 Affected Area:  Clematis Street, downtown WPB (12-10-08) The following are the road closures for the Clematis by Night Holiday Lighting and 3 rd Annual WPB Mayor’s Parade .  This family-friendly, free event is being held Thursday, December 11, 2008 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. along Clematis Street in downtown […]

Marathon of the Palm Beaches Announces Road Closings for Race Weekend

The Fifth Annual Marathon of the Palm Beaches recently announced the following road closures for the cities of West Palm Beach and Lake Worth for Friday, December 5 through Sunday December 7. These closures are necessary for accommodating runners along the 26.2 mile course. Race organizers are requesting residents along the route to keep the […]

Road closing on South Dixie Highway

When:  Beginning Saturday, August 23, 2008 Affected Area:  Dixie Highway between Banyan Blvd. and Clematis St. (08/22/08)  Due to work being done on City Center, South Dixie Highway will be closed to traffic between Banyan Boulevard and Clematis Street from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 23 and Sunday, August 24, 2008. Motorists […]

South Flagler Dr./Granada Rd. Intersection Closing

What:  South Flagler Drive/Granada Road Intersection Closed When:  Beginning Monday, July 7, 2008 at 9:00 a.m. Affected Area:  South Flagler Drive and Granada Road, WPB (07/01/08)  Motorists should be aware that the intersection of South Flagler Drive and Granada Road will be closed from Monday, July 7, 2008 at 9:00 a.m. through Friday, July 11, […]

High school graduations at Convention Center, Kravis Center

When:  Continuing through Friday, May 23, 2008 Affected Area:  Near Convention Center, Okeechobee Blvd. (05/20/08)  Residents and commuters should be aware that heavy traffic volumes are expected in the area near the Palm Beach County Convention Center and west of the Convention Center along Okeechobee Boulevard throughout the rest of the week due to ongoing […]

Lane Reduction on Flagler Drive

When:  Beginning Thursday, May 8, 2008 at 7:00 a.m. Where:  Flagler Drive between N. Clematis St. and S. Clematis St. (05/07/08)  Motorists should be aware that Flagler Drive will be reduced to two lanes (one lane of traffic in each direction) between North Clematis Street and South Clematis Street beginning Thursday, May 8, 2008 at […]

Road information for Sunfest

What:  Road closing information for Sunfest. When:  Beginning Friday, April 25, 2008. Affected Area:  Downtown WPB along Flagler Drive. (04/23/08)  Motorists should be aware of the following road closings in downtown West Palm Beach due to Sunfest: -Beginning Wednesday, April 23, 2008 at 9:00 a.m., Flagler Drive will be reduced to two lanes (one lane […]

Olive Avenue lane reduction

What:  Lane reduction on Olive Avenue. When:  Beginning Thursday, April 17, 2008 at 9:00 a.m. Affected Area:  Olive Avenue near Banyan Boulevard. (04/16/08)  Due to work being preformed on a traffic signal, there will be lane reductions on Olive Avenue near the intersection of Banyan Boulevard beginning Thursday, April 17, 2008 at 9:00 a.m.  The […]